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Design books to look out for

As the air cools and the nights draw in, is there a better time of year to curl up with a good book? Whilst the…
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Wood flooring fundamentals

With an overwhelming amount of choice out there, narrowing down the options to the find the right wooden floor for your home can be a…
  • London Design Festival 2021

London Design Festival 2021

London Design Festival celebrates and promotes London as the design capital of the world. The 19th edition of the London Design Festival triumphantly returns to…
  • Podcasts

Design & sustainability podcasts

The rise of the podcast, no doubt fuelled by lockdowns and societal restrictions, is seemingly unending. Connecting us to the outside world, broadening minds and…

Efficient architecture

A sustainable approach to design and construction is at the heart of our business and we keep a close eye on developments in this field.…
  • London Design Biennale 2021 Forest for Change

Summertime art & design

As we welcome spring, (occasional) sunshine and the cautious optimism that we may be moving through, and beyond, difficult times we’re looking ahead and looking…
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Mindful materials

With a recent study finding that human-made materials now outweigh the total mass of Earth’s living biomass, designers are becoming increasingly aware of how the…
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Accoya®: the world’s leading long life sustainable wood

The result of decades of research and development, Accoya® is a high performance, long life modified wood. And our choice for painted woodwork every time.…
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The benefits of bespoke windows…

Beautiful, bespoke joinery seamlessly combines modern innovation with elegant, authentic design. Simultaneously introducing contemporary innovation to period properties whilst also embracing traditional craftsmanship, bespoke, wooden…

Less plastic

Embracing a more sustainable, environmentally-friendly way of life can be a daunting prospect. The idea of tackling the trillions of pieces of plastic currently clogging…
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Working from home

As we continue to learn to live in an inter-pandemic era and all the ramifcations that come with it, working from home continues to be…
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Virtual design

At the beginning of a new year and another lockdown in the UK, public institutions are becoming increasingly adept at translating events and exhibitions into…